Category Archives: Environmental research

The environmental impacts of alien birds

Thousands of species have been moved by people to areas where they do not naturally occur. These alien species can have negative impacts on the environments into which they are introduced. Given the vast number of aliens, and the broad … Continue reading

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Doctoral Training Partnerships (DTPs)

This year in the UK, we’ve seen a new approach to PhDs in environmental research, with the establishment of a national network of Doctoral Training Partnerships (DTPs) funded by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC). NERC is the principal funder … Continue reading

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